Information: penalty to awol based on philippine labor law

Home Based Call Center

A Home based call center is a call center company that employs agents who provide call center services at the comfort of their home. This means that the hired customer agents or personnel need not come to the office to work but stays …

What is Home Based Call Center?

As its name implies, a home-based call center is call center in which employees/ agents are working at the convenience of their homes. Home-based call centers are actually virtual call centers in which agents, customer representatives, marketing sales agents or tutors work at …

Backpay for AWOL

Backpay pertains to the past salaries and benefits to which an employee is entitled because the employee had actually worked for it or has rendered service to the company. The benefits many include bonuses, increments and overtime that an employee has already earned. …

BPO Hubs in the Philippines

In Philippines, the call centers or call centre in fact started as a plain provider of email response and managing services. As time pass by, the call center industry comprises 80% of the outsourcing industry in the Philippines. Among the client of the …

Philippine Outsourcing Alliance

The Philippine Outsourcing Alliance, Inc. is a non-stock, non-profit organization with the advocacy of strengthening and uniting the interest of Filipino-owned Small and Medium Enterprise Outsourcing Centers in the country. Established in 2007, it is a membership organization mainly composed of Filipino small …

How to file a Complaint in DOLE?

Department of Labor and Employment (DOLE) is the government agency that generally regulates all issues, matters and policies related to labor and employment. When filing a complaint relating to labor, there is a particular agency under DOLE that especially handles complaints. This is …

Growth of Philippine Call Centers

Over the last two decades, the Philippines had become a popular destination for business process outsourcing chief of them, the contact center industry. The BPO industry is considered as the fastest growing industry in the Philippines that generate revenues of over 10 billion …

Philippine OPPO Mobile Technology

OPPO is an internationally registered technology brand for mobile communications technology that provides premium quality mobile devices and products around the world. Established in 2008, the company entered the mobile communications industry under the philosophy of providing the latest technology, the highest quality …

Philippines Laws on Call Center

General laws relating to labor is basically contained on the Philippine labor code. There are particular provisions that generally refer to labor which applies to the call center industry such as employment of night workers, mandatory deductions and health guidelines, rights of women, …

Provincial Call Centers

The boom in the call center industry is felt not only in the metropolis but also in the provinces as many call center companies start sprouting in provinces especially in Freeport zones. The boom of call centers can primarily be attributed as a …

Sykes Philippines

Sykes Philippines specializes in providing excellent customer service, technical support service and support office functions. More than just a company but a family, Sykes Asia Philippines not only focuses on its commitment to its clients but to its people as well as to …

Call Center Illegal Termination

Illegal Termination is the unlawful dismissal of an employee that does not fall under the just causes as clearly provided by the labor code. This applies to all employees including call center agents that work in the Philippines. There are basically five just …

Call Center Regular Employee

The term “regular” is a classification of employment according to one’s tenure often contrasted against casual employee. According to the Labor Code of the Philippines, an employee is regular if one is has rendered at least one year of service, whether continuous or …